Major Requirements — Nursing

These requirements will apply to students enrolling at AU in the 2017-2018 academic year. Current students can find the requirements that apply to them by consulting the relevant academic catalog.

BSN Core Prerequisites: 40 semester hours
BIO1210 Biology of Cells (4)
BIO2280 Microbiology (4)
BIO2660 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
BIO2670 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
BIO3050 Pathophysiology (4)
CHM1200 Principles of Chemistry (4)
MTH1100 College Algebra (4)
MTH2320 General Statistics (4)
PSY1100 General Psychology (4)
PSY3250 Lifespan Development (4)

Nursing Requirements: 59 semester hours
NUR3000 Introduction to Professional Nursing (3)
NUR3100/Z Principles of Nursing I (6)
NUR3110/Z Principles of Nursing II (6)
NUR3160 Pharmacological Concepts (4)
NUR3260/Z Health Assessment, Education and Promotion (4)
NUR3400/Z Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing (5)
NUR4050 Nursing Research (3)
NUR4200/Z Nursing: A Global Community Outlook (4)
NUR4300/Z Medical Surgical Nursing I: Collaborative Practice in Health and Illness (7)
NUR4500/Z Nursing Care of the Family (7)
NUR4600 Leadership and Management (3)
NUR4605 NCLEX Preparation (1)
NUR4800/Z Medical Surgical Nursing II: Collaborative Practice in Health and Illness (6)

We have the same general education requirements as AU except for one course:
IDS1610 Being Human (4)
IDS2020 Trajectories of Human History (4) OR IDS2030 Science and Society (4)
IDS3040 Global Justice (4)
ENG1000 Introduction to Academic Writing (4)
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